Assistant Professor- Fine & Performing Arts

Baruch College- CUNY
New York City, New York
Jan 23, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID:18157
Location:Baruch College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

CLOSING DATE                    
Review of applications will start on February 5, 2018; posting will close on March 23, 2018..

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT:                             
Baruch College is seeking to hire two full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professors of Graphic Communication. The Graphic Communication Program is part of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences within the Department of Fine and Performing Arts.

Our major, Business Communication with a Graphic Communication specialization offers students coursework in graphic design for print and dynamic media as well as management and marketing courses. The Department also has a large enrollment in the Graphic Design minor and supports the other schools within Baruch with elective courses.

Additional responsibilities include course development, student advisement, and student portfolio reviews. Service on department, college, and university committees is required.

MFA or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years professional design experience demonstrating expertise in the field, a record of creative or scholarly work (published design work. exhibitions, published writing in the field, professional presentations, awards) and a minimum of two years of college-level teaching experience.

Candidates should have both a strong on-going professional practice in design and a strong investment in teaching. Candidates should also have experience in both print and screen-based media, be able to teach beginning to advanced level coursework in graphic design, and demonstrate expertise in teaching both theory and project-based courses.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" through this link 
Please upload a letter of application, a CV, a PDF and/or website url of samples of both professional and student work, and a one-page statement of your teaching philosophy as a combined PDF in one file. Do not submit additional materials unless requested.

STEP TWO - Go to 
All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references as described below. 

Please go to and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically send your references a request to submit a letter via the system. Full instructions will be provided. 

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered. 
If you have any questions, please contact HR at 646-660-6590.

We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply.  We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer. 

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